Ollie Mae Semones

23 February 1901–28 April 1988 (Age 87)
Floyd, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Ollie Mae

When Ollie Mae Semones was born on 23 February 1901, in Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, Isaac Lawson Semones, was 42 and her mother, Liona Isabel Rigney, was 37. She married Perry Foster Cox on 24 April 1921, in Sullivan, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Indian Valley, Floyd, Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Indian Valley District, Floyd, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 28 April 1988, in Christiansburg, Montgomery, Virginia, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Christiansburg, Montgomery, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Perry Foster Cox
Ollie Mae Semones
Marriage: 24 April 1921
Kelly Cox
Bertie Arbutus Cox
Gaylord Mae Cox
Ruby Cox
Lee Roy Cox
Treva Lois Cox

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 April 1921Sullivan, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility
    Age 16
    Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
    Age 26
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Simons .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (15)

    • Ollie M Semones in household of Isaac L Semones, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Ollie M Semones in entry for Lee Roy Cox and Rose Effie Mitchell, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
    • Ollie M Cox in entry for Perry Foster Cox, "Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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